Maine Maritime Museum

Name of Collections: PL-1 Bath Iron Works Ltd., via PEM; PL-2 Bath Iron Works Ltd., via Bethlehem Steel, UMO; PL-3 Bath Iron WorksCorp.; PL-4 Hyde Windlass Co.; PL-5 Arthur Sewall & Co.; PL-6 Mark W. Hennessy Collection; PL-7 Friendship Sloop Society Collection; PL-8 William F. Palmer Fleet Records; PL-9 Bertram E. and Ruth (Ginn) Frost Drawings; PL-10 Frank Rice Drawings; PL-11 William A. Baker Drawings; PL-12 Charles E. Burden Collection; PL-13 Maine Maritime Museum Collection; PL-14 Harrison Woodman Drawings; PL-15 Groton Iron Works Drawings; PL-16 Captain W.J. Lewis Parker Collection (includes J. J. Wardwell); PL-17 Percy & Small Shipyard Plans Collections; PL-18 Penobscot Boat Works, Carl Lane Drawings; PL-19 Geerd Hendel Drawings; PL-20 Woodin Drawings; PL -21 Richard Reisdorf Drawings; PL-22 David Dillion Drawings; PL-23 Sam Manning Drawings; PL-24 George Parker Drawings; PL-25 Lindsay Lord Drawings

Description:Original and reconstructed drawings by Maine designers and naval architects, of Maine-built or Maine-associated boats and large vessels. Includes inland and saltwater craft of all types.

Vessel Types

  • Military
  • Commercial / Cargo
  • Commercial / Passenger
  • Commercial / Fishing
  • Recreation / Pleasure
  • Sailing
  • Steam
  • Military / Cargo
  • Diesel
  • Small Craft
  • Other Government
  • Research

Type of Access

  • By Appointment
  • Written Request
  • Telephone Request

Website: A partial listing is available in pdf format on the research page of

Contact: Nathan R. Lipfert, Senior Curator

207-443-1316 ext 328

Maine Maritime Museum

243 Washington Street

Bath ME 04530